Kids ages 18 and under camp for free. Campground located on Whitewater Lake in the Southern Kettle Moraine Forest in southern Wisconsin. Located between Madison and Milwaukee, just 44 miles from Madison and 53 miles from Milwaukee. Here is my personal review of Scenic Ridge Campground in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
Location & Information:
W7991 R&W Townline Road, Whitewater, Wisconsin 53190
Email: Contact@ScenicRidgeCampground.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Travel Distances to Scenic Ridge Campground in Whitewater, Wisconsin: (www.mapquest.com)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin: 53 miles
Madison, Wisconsin: 44 miles
Green Bay, Wisconsin: 140 miles
St. Paul, Minnesota: 297 miles
Chicago, Illinois: 102 miles
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin: 92 miles
La Crosse, Wisconsin: 180 miles
Appleton, Wisconsin: 110 miles
Important Key Notes & Tips about Scenic Ridge Campground:
* 250 campsites available
* campground located on Whitewater Lake
* water and electric campsites
* seasonal campsites
* tent campsites
* group area campsites available
* cottage rentals available
* 2 night minimum stay require, 3 night minimum on Holidays
* reservations recommended, must be at least 21 years of age to rent a campsite
* pets allowed, must remain on leash at all times
About Scenic Ridge Campground in Whitewater, Wisconsin:
Scenic Ridge Campground is located in Whitewater, Wisconsin, and offers 250 campsites. Scenic Ridge is placed along the beautiful 640 acre Whitewater Lake, and nestled in the hills of the Southern Kettle Moraine Forest. Campsites include water and electric, no hookups, seasonal, group areas, and cottage rentals. The camping season opens April 15 and closes October 15.
Prices & Costs:
Daily rates for camping at Scenic Ridge Campground are fairly reasonable and offer a great deal of flexibility. Instead of paying per campsite, Scenic Ridge charges per person per night. Thus each adult costs $15 per day, and children under age 18 are free. A campsite with water and electric hookups costs $5, while a no hookup campsite is free. Cottage rentals cost $120 per night or $550 per week, and each cottage includes 2 bedrooms, a full kitchen, living room, bathroom with shower, outdoor grill, campfire ring, picnic table, bed linens, and cooking utensils.
Activities & Recreation:
Scenic Ridge Campground offers numerous recreational activities including boating and pontoon boat rentals, paddle boat rentals, and aqua cycle rentals. Water skiing is also a very popular activity on Whitewater Lake, as well as fishing. There is a sandy beach area for swimming and sunbathing, a sand volleyball court, horseshoe pits, swing ball, bocce ball sets, and a playground area. If you feel ambitious, there are also beautiful scenic walking trails around the lake and through the Kettle Moraine Forest. Should it rain during your stay, you can have fun playing games in the indoor game room on the campground.
Facilities & Amenities:
Scenic Ridge Campground offers a variety of facilities on the grounds including a gift shop and general store for groceries, clothing, firewood, ice, snacks, ice cream, and camping and RV supplies. There is also a snack bar, dump station, laundry facilities, and restrooms and free showers.
Summary and Recommendation:
Overall, after camping at Scenic Ridge Campground in Whitewater, Wisconsin, I would recommend this campground to families who wish to bring a couple of kids out camping with them. The camping rates are perfect for families who wish to bring their kids, and then let their kids bring a friend or two as well, since all kids camp for free. Scenic Ridge also offers great outdoor activities, especially lake activities, to keep everyone busy and having a fun time. So if you are looking for a campground in southern Wisconsin to take the family and kids out to have some fun, Scenic Ridge Campground in Whitewater, Wisconsin is a great choice.